Ramaley Family History

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Ramaley Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin, a PA name. It may be a respelling of Swiss Italian Ramelli (see Ramella), Portuguese Ramalho, or Ramely (an unexplained English name).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Rampley, Rapley, Rackley, Ratley, Rumbley, Lampley, Ramage, Rumley

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Ramaley Family Origin

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Ramaley Family Occupations

What did your Ramaley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ramaley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ramaley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ramaley family was Foreman On Railroad. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ramaley.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Foreman On Railroad

    8%

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Ramaley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ramaley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ramaley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ramaley. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ramaley. For the veterans among your Ramaley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ramaley Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Ramaley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ramaley in 1963 was 65, and 77 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ramaley ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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